obsolescence management

21 Sep 2018 No Comments

The Price of an EOL Component Is More Than You Think

The passive electronic components that make up so much of what we use in our everyday lives are getting both smaller and more common. 15 years ago, the total number […]
11 Sep 2018 No Comments

Where Is the Focus of Your EOL Management Strategy?

While most discussions centering around EOL components typically imply concentrating on the end of an OEM product’s lifecycle, any true discussion of substance concentrates on the very beginning. Preparation vs. […]
12 Jun 2018 No Comments

3 Strategies to Clear the Way for Supply Chain Transparency

With the current component shortage and obsolescence challenges present in today’s manufacturing climate, transparency is needed now more than ever. Transparency not just regarding knowledge of where components originated, but […]
7 Jun 2018 No Comments

The Upside of the Electronic Component Shortage

With the predictions most analysts had regarding the electronic component shortage continuing through 2018 being right on target, many manufacturers are still struggling to find answers. Lead times for certain […]
21 May 2018 2 Comments

3 Simple Characteristics of a Successful Obsolescence Management Strategy

An obsolescence management strategy that mitigates the issues associated with end-of-life electronic components does not mean having the ability to quickly negotiate a last time buy, nor does it mean […]
16 May 2018 1 Comment

The Top Misconception Regarding Obsolescence Management Strategies

Type “obsolescence management strategy” into Google, and you’ll find hundreds of tips and tricks from experienced analysts and experts on how to best handle end-of-life components. Most of these tips, […]